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  • When in Paris: Kim Kardashian goes platinum for Fashion Week

    PARIS (AP) — Kim Kardashian made a fashion statement of her own at Balmain's show Thursday, showing off newly platinum locks.

    Associated Press13 mins ago
  • Florida man drove dead body to attorney's office: police

    By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Florida detectives are investigating the case of a man who drove to his lawyer's office with a dead body in the bed of his pickup truck, authorities said on Thursday. John Marshall, 52, said he shot his neighbor in self-defense during a scuffle involving…

    Reuters
  • NATO, Russia exchange barbs reminiscent of Cold War days

    RIGA, Latvia (AP) — NATO and Russia exchanged heated language reminiscent of Cold War days on Thursday with accusations of sinister geopolitical plotting and human rights abuses flying across an increasingly deep divide.

    Associated Press
  • Boy, three, shoots 18-month-old brother in Tennessee

    A 3-year-old boy shot his 18-month-old brother in the head in rural Tennessee and investigators are trying to determine how he gained access to the handgun, authorities said. Coffee County Sheriff Steve Graves said the younger boy was struck by a bullet fired from a .25-caliber pistol on Tuesday…

    Reuters
  • Couple plead not guilty to locking up kids 22 hours a day

    JEFFERSON, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife accused of making three of their adopted children virtual prisoners inside their home pleaded not guilty Wednesday in a case that began after prosecutors say two girls crashed the family van while trying to make their escape.

    Associated Press
  • Jodi Arias Trial: Judge Declares Mistrial After Hung Jury

    The punishment comes after a second jury considered Jodi Arias' case. She was found guilty of first degree murder in May 2013 by the first jury.

    ABC News
  • Nail Polish Triggers Brawl Between Manicurist and Customer

    Authorities were investigating a recent fist fight that allegedly began when the owner of a California salon refused to paint the nails of her customer`s 1-year-old child due to the girl`s age and ended with an arrest.

    Tribune
  • Pre-teen who called out Obama gets kicked off Facebook

    Pearson, under Facebook’s minimum age requirement of 13, was upset to find out that he was locked out of his account. After failing to get into his personal page, he created a new one, according to a Fox News blog post. “Due to the fact that approximately 7.5 million kids (under the age of 13) log…

    Christian Science Monitor
  • Heavy fighting in Aleppo as opposition eyes 'new strategy'

    Heavy fighting shook the Syrian city of Aleppo Thursday as the exiled opposition chief said for the first time that President Bashar al-Assad's ouster need not be a pre-condition for peace talks. US Secretary of State John Kerry said meanwhile that "military pressure" may be needed to oust Assad,…

    AFP
  • 2016 Best Graduate Schools Preview: Top 10 Engineering Schools

    Thinking about applying to graduate school? Whether you're interested in pursuing a graduate degree in engineering, or attending law school or business school, there are some big decisions to make. To help students find the right school for them, U.S. News & World Report surveys nearly 1,900…

    U.S.News & World Report
  • Friend of California teen slain 12 years ago charged with her murder

    The onetime friend of a 15-year-old Los Angeles girl who was abducted, raped and beaten to death has been charged with her murder more than 12 years later in a case authorities describe as a gang-related retaliation killing. Rosemary Chavira, 27, was arrested on Friday near her home in Lancaster,…

    Reuters
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    Delta plane skids off runway in snowstorm at New York's LaGuardia (11 photos)

    A commercial airplane skidded off the runway and crashed into a fence while landing at LaGuardia Airport during a snowstorm Thursday morning in New York. Passengers aboard Delta Flight 1086, which was touching down after a flight from Atlanta, were evacuated by sliding down inflated shoots, Reuters…

    Yahoo News41 mins ago
  • Strange circumstances surround gold heist on Interstate 95

    WILSON, N.C. (AP) — Details emerging from the theft of nearly $5 million in gold bars on an interstate highway indicate the heist was carefully planned and raise questions about who was involved other than the three armed robbers.

    Associated Press
  • Russia denies US claim of 'thousands' of troops in Ukraine

    Russian officials on Thursday dismissed a claim by the United States that Moscow has sent "thousands" of troops to fight alongside pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine. "These figures, which are plucked out of the air, of course demoralise and disorientate the international community," foreign…

    AFP
  • Remains of two fetuses found in ceiling of Indiana funeral home

    (Reuters) - Gary, Indiana, authorities on Thursday were investigating the origin of two fetuses that were hidden 20 years ago above the ceiling of a local funeral home. The other one is unidentified, the Lake County Coroner's Office said. The remains were found this week in the ceiling of the…

    Reuters
  • El Nino finally here; but this 1 is weak, weird and late

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A long anticipated El Nino has finally arrived. But for drought-struck California, it's too little, too late, meteorologists say.

    Associated Press
  • Australia floats prisoner swap to save Indonesia pair

    Australia on Thursday suggested a prisoner swap with Indonesia in an 11th hour bid to save two drug smugglers facing execution, while voicing "deep concern" about Jakarta's international reputation if they are killed. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine"…

    AFP
  • Veterans Group To Sue State Department Over Clinton Benghazi Emails And Phone Logs

    The group Veterans for a Strong America plans to sue the State Department over a Freedom of Information Action request it filed for Hillary Clinton’s emails and phone logs from the days before and after the attack at Benghazi. Joel Arends, the group’s chairman and founder, has brought on Mark Zaid,…

    The Daily Caller
  • Man dies in Washington state jail cell hours after drug arrest

    Washington state authorities said on Wednesday they are investigating the death of a man found dead in his jail cell nine hours after appearing to ingest a white powder while being arrested on drug charges. The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office in Tacoma is working to determine whether the…

    Reuters